Boolavogue Fr. Murphy Centre, Ferns

3.8
#9 of 15 in Museums in County Wexford
Fr. John Murphy was the Curate at Boolavogue from 1785 to 1798. He lived with the Donoghue family in the Townsland of Tomnaboley (an Irish word that means "the place for gathering the cows") which is now known as the Fr. Murphy Centre. until he went to lead the local insurgents in the 1798 Rebellion.
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  • You are charged to visit and it would benefit from a guide taking you round. There is a film show but it features one man telling the whole story - bit monotonous - and afterwards you are left to wand...  more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the Fr Murphy Centre - so much information there and the place is spotless. It’s a credit to the committee that runs it, and on a very low budget. The lady that gree...  more »
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  • A very interesting insight into our history, a must place to visit and Catherine had so much knowledge, we were in awe listening to her, a wonderful lady. I would highly recommend a visit for anyone interested in their Irish history.
  • Great service, lovely crew! And excellent traditional music in August!
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